Protect Children from Identity Theft

From: The Honorable James R. Langevin Sent By: Livia.shmavonian@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1703 Date: 4/23/2015 Dear Colleague: When a child’s name and Social Security number are obtained through a cyber-breach or otherwise, they can be used by thieves to obtain credit in that child’s name. I invite you to read a recent article by Ron Lieber […]

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Help Fight Waste, Fraud and Abuse at GSA

From: The Honorable Diane Black Sent By: Jon.Toomey@mail.house.gov Date: 4/22/2015 Dear Colleague: I write today regarding important legislation to continue our efforts combatting waste, fraud, and abuse at the General Services Administration (GSA), and I urge you to cosponsor this bill. GSA has a long history of mismanaging taxpayer funds, from elaborate kickback schemes arranged […]

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Co-sponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman

From: The Honorable Yvette D. Clarke Sent By: eric.bolden@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1743 Date: 4/21/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 1743 to Award the Congressional Gold Medal to Harriet Tubman, in recognition of her contributions and lifelong commitment in the fight for freedom of enslaved men, women, and children in the United States. Current co-sponsors: Rangel, Grijalva, Van Hollen […]

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Fight Housing Discrimination

From: The Honorable Al Green Sent By: katherine.suzuki@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 372 Date: 4/14/2015 Co-sponsor H.R. 372- the Veterans, Women, Families with Children, Race, and Persons with Disabilities Housing Fairness Act of 2015 Current co-sponsors (19): Chu, Danny K. Davis, Ellison, Grijalva, Hahn, Hastings, Hinojosa, Honda, Huffman, Barbara Lee, Meeks, Moore, Norton, Payne, Rangel, Rush, Schakowsky, […]

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Prevent IRS Targeting of Contributions to Non-profits

From: The Honorable Peter J. Roskam Sent By: jeff.billman@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 1104 Date: 4/6/2015 Co-Sponsor H.R. 1104, The Fair Treatment for All Gifts Act Prevent IRS Targeting of Contributions to Nonprofits Deadline: COB Monday, April 13th Groups Supporting: Americans for Prosperity, Americans for Tax Reform, FreedomWorks, Hispanic Leadership Fund, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste, […]

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Support the HOME Investment Partnerships Program

From: The Honorable Marcia L. Fudge Sent By: Jacob.Gelman@mail.house.gov Date: 3/17/2015 Support the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) Deadline: COB March 18 Current Signers: Vargas, Ellison, Pingree, Bordallo, Hastings (FL), Swalwell, Jackson Lee, McGovern, Welch, Sires, Takai, Schakowsky, Cardenas, Waters, Clark, DeLauro, Veasey, Blumenauer, Lewis, Rangel, Butterfield, Norton, Pascrell, Beatty, Langevin, Pocan, Tsongas, Keating, Chu, […]

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Join the House Mentoring Caucus

In honor of National Mentoring Month, we invite you to join us in supporting youth mentoring by joining the House Mentoring Caucus. The Caucus works to ensure that Members of Congress are familiar with the numerous positive impacts that high-quality mentoring can have on the lives of young people. We work in a bipartisan collaboration to promote policies and legislation that will enable mentoring programs to grow and more effectively serve young people in our communities.

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Support a Congressional Gold Medal for Coach Pat Summitt

From: The Honorable John J. Duncan, Jr. Sent By: patrick.newton@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3836 Date: 1/15/2014 Honor Sports Legend Pat Head Summitt with a Congressional Gold Medal Winningest Coach leading fight against Alzheimer’s Dear Colleague: No college team in history, men’s or women’s, and no coach can claim the accomplishments of the University of Tennessee Lady […]

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